Deaccessioned October 25, 2012
Milk strainer with cover
late 17th–early 18th century
Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands
14.6 x 26.67 x 19.05 cm (5 3/4 x 10 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Blue and white. Cover chipped and glaze broken in several places. Strainer inside.
By 1889, Herbert W. C. Browne (b. 1860 - d. 1946), Boston; by descent to Norvelle E. Browne (b. 1890 - d. 1966), New York, Frances Browne, New York, and W. Prichard Browne (b. 1888 - d. 1977), New Canaan, CT; 1950, gift of the Brownes to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 9, 1950); October 25, 2012, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Skinner, Inc., Boston, April 10, 2014 (sale 2716M), lot 827.
Gift of the Misses Norvelle W. and Frances Browne and Mr. W. Prichard Browne